Colona tablets composition:
Each film coated tablet contains:
Sulpiride. 25 mg
Mebeverine Hydrochloride. 100 mg
Colona tablets properties and action:
It was carefully designed to achieve effective relief of gastro- intestinal spasms and colics specially when presenting as psychosomatic manifestationof nervous tension, mental stress,anxiety or other psychic states. It contains Sulpiride which is a selective central dopamine 02 receptor blocker. It exerts a mood elevating effect (due to is neuroleptic effect) and anti-emetic action.
Mebeverine is a potent direct antispasmodic acting mainly on the smooth muscles of the gastro-intestinal tract and in particular more effective on the colonic spasm. Mebeverine being not an anticholenergic compound does
not produce any of the troublesome side effects of atropine or other anti-spasmodics with atropine like properties. It is, therefore, an antispasmodic specially effective in functional gastro-intestinal disorders and is particularly safe in elderly group who might be suffering from prostatic enlargement. glaucoma. or cardiac problems.
Colona tablets indications:
– Functional gastro-intestinal disorders
Gastro-intestinal colics (intestinal, colonic, biliary).
– Irritable bowel syndrome.
– Diverticular diseases.
– Post-dysenteric colitis.
– Control of gastro-intestinal manifestations, accompanying psychogenic
and migrainous headache.
Colona tablets side effects:
In therapeutic doses it is considered to possess negligable side effects. In higher doses, sleep disturbance may occur and occasionally galactorrhea and menstrual disturbance may take place.
Colona tablets dosage:
One tablet 3 – 4 times daily preferably 20 min. before meals.
Keep at room temperature (25 DC) away from light
Box of 20 or 30 tablets
Keep all medicaments out of reach of children
Manufactured by :
(THE TENTH OF RAMADAN ) Co.
For Pharmaceutical Industries & Diagnostic Reagents.
6th of October City A.R.E.